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Unformatted text preview: economic level. -Political Colonialism o Political decisions o Black leaders o Gerrymandering (i.e. collapsing voting districts to diffuse minority votes), which weaken voting power of black neighborhoods.-Economic Colonialism o Black communities become economically depressed o Raised unemployment rates o Goods are lesser quality however more expensive-Social colonialism: Blacks have been relegated to an inferior and subordinate position in society o When some people compare the black American to other immigrants, the overlook the fact that slavery was peculiar to the blacks. No other minority group in this country was ever treated as legal property. o Psychological effect on blacks o Adaptation to the white world is preferred to Black Nationalism. -...
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This note was uploaded on 04/08/2008 for the course ASOC 282 taught by Professor Tejada during the Spring '08 term at SUNY Albany.
- Spring '08